Radiation, conduction and convection are illustrated with the example of a glass of iced water in the sun. Radiation from the sun heats the water and ice. Heat is transferred through the ice by conduction. Convection currents are visualised in the water.
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- 25 March 2003
This clip gives students a brief introduction into the differences between conduction, convection and radiation.